Life With Phobias A Presentation By Deveraux Jordan   Northeast Magnet
Why Phobias? <ul><ul><li>I wanted to try somthing new </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>S...
What Are Phobias? <ul><ul><li>Greek word meaning &quot;fear&quot; </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phobias a...
Thesis: Huge Effect on Peoples Life <ul><ul><li>Phobias cause people to completely change the way they live </li></ul></ul...
A New Life <ul><ul><li>People will spend most of their time trying to avoid their phobia </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></u...
No One Supports Them <ul><ul><li>Many people dont know about phobias so they cant help </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>...
Treatments When Support is not Enough <ul><ul><li>Very few treatments </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dont ...
Treatments cont. <ul><ul><li>Therapy, hypnosis, and medications are the most recommended treatments but only work if the p...
Conclusion <ul><ul><li>Phobias take over a person's life. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phobias effect pe...
Citations <ul><ul><li>Chakraburtty, Amal. &quot;Anxiety Disorders.&quot;  WebMD  9 Feb. 2009: 1-    3. Web. 18 Dec 2010.  ...
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Period 7- Deveraux Jordan- Life With Phobias

  1. 1. Life With Phobias A Presentation By Deveraux Jordan   Northeast Magnet
  2. 2. Why Phobias? <ul><ul><li>I wanted to try somthing new </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Started to do research and found it very interesting </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>I know two people with phobias and could interview one of them </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. What Are Phobias? <ul><ul><li>Greek word meaning &quot;fear&quot; </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phobias and fears are  not the same </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fears tell you to run or fight when faced with a dangerous object or situation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phobias are fears of irrational objects or situations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>or </li></ul><ul><ul><li>An irrational reaction to a certian object or situation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>or both </li></ul>
  4. 4. Thesis: Huge Effect on Peoples Life <ul><ul><li>Phobias cause people to completely change the way they live </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>People with phobias are not getting any support or help </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The treatments are almost impossible </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. A New Life <ul><ul><li>People will spend most of their time trying to avoid their phobia </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phobias ruin relationships between friends and family </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jobs become more difficult to find and keep </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>People will avoid public events </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They basically become prisoners of their own homes </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. No One Supports Them <ul><ul><li>Many people dont know about phobias so they cant help </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Are people just over reacting for attention? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Somtimes the person's phobia prevents them from getting help </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Treatments When Support is not Enough <ul><ul><li>Very few treatments </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dont always work </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>False treatments such as yoga </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Agian some phobias will cause people to aviod help </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Treatments cont. <ul><ul><li>Therapy, hypnosis, and medications are the most recommended treatments but only work if the person is dedicated to them  </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Time consuming </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Side effects </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lots of money </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Conclusion <ul><ul><li>Phobias take over a person's life. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phobias effect people's life socialy, mentally, and emotionally </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>People with phobias are often on their own </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Treatments are out of the question unless you have time, money, and determination </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Citations <ul><ul><li>Chakraburtty, Amal. &quot;Anxiety Disorders.&quot; WebMD 9 Feb. 2009: 1-    3. Web. 18 Dec 2010.  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hitti, Miranda. &quot;Study Links Anxiety, Nervousness to Suicide.&quot;    WebMD 2005: n. pag. Web. 19 Dec 2010. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lyness, D'Arcy. &quot;Fears and Phobias.&quot; United Healthcare . The Nemours Foundation, August 2007. Web. 18 Dec 2010. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smith, Melinda. &quot;Phobias and Fears: Symptoms, Treatment, and Self-Help.&quot; Help Guide November 2010. Web. 18 Dec 2010. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Villafuerte, Sandra and Burmeister, Margit. Untangling genetic networks of panic, phobia, fear and anxiety. Genome Biology. July 28, 2003. </li></ul></ul>

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